UniProt functional annotation for P38011

UniProt code: P38011.

Organism: Saccharomyces cerevisiae (strain ATCC 204508 / S288c) (Baker's yeast).
Taxonomy: Eukaryota; Fungi; Dikarya; Ascomycota; Saccharomycotina; Saccharomycetes; Saccharomycetales; Saccharomycetaceae; Saccharomyces.
Function: Located at the head of the 40S ribosomal subunit in the vicinity of the mRNA exit channel, it serves as a scaffold protein that can recruit other proteins to the ribosome. Involved in the negative regulation of translation of a specific subset of proteins.
Subunit: Component of the small (40S) ribosomal subunit. Interacts with the mRNA-binding protein SCP160.
Subcellular location: Cytoplasm.
Miscellaneous: Present with 333112 molecules/cell in log phase SD medium.
Similarity: Belongs to the WD repeat G protein beta family.
Similarity: Contains 7 WD repeats.
Sequence caution: Sequence=CAA89753.1; Type=Erroneous gene model prediction;

Annotations taken from UniProtKB at the EBI.